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The Venetian

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I don't disagree...


But, I imagine there has to be some sort of hotline or fourth official that is on call. I'd love to know the mechanics of it, but I guess that's an insider thing. Pretty sure they're all independent contractors, so travel and 1099's for taxes take a chunk.

Also, some of these universities are well off the beaten path for airports. You don't have several direct flight options every day. Kind of makes me wonder if there could be a business as a travel agent for college basketball refs.

(In response to this post by UVA_IWU)

Posted: 12/02/2021 at 10:28AM



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Know your refs...follow-up from The Athletic -- CalmHoo 12/02/2021 08:09AM
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  I don't disagree... -- The Venetian 12/02/2021 10:28AM
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